Jonathan Lessiohadi ’18 won the 200-yard freestyle and anchored the team that won the 400 freestyle relay and Sara Matson ’20 won the 200-yard freestyle to clinch three wins for the Cougarfish at the FSL swimming championships on February 11, 2017.
Thursday, February 9, 2017. Due to the treacherous conditions, classes are canceled. Day students should not to report to school. Faculty and staff are expected to use their judgment and report if safely possible. Boarding students are expected to check in throughout the day.
On Saturday, February 4, students were invited to enjoy a day in New York City as part of the extended Mid-Winter Break sponsored by the Deans’ Office.
On Sunday, February 12 the George School Community Chorus and Chorale will host their annual concert from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. in the George School Meetinghouse. The event is free and open to the public.
Mark your calendar! Friday, February 10 is the second annual George School Day of Giving. All gifts and pledges made that day will support the Annual Fund.
George School is delighted to announce that twenty-four students have received awards from the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, the nation’s longest running writing contest. Of the George School winners, five received the highest honor—the Gold Key and thirteen others received the second highest, the Silver Key.
The George School varsity girls’ basketball team defeated Academy of the New Church Lions 34-23 on Tuesday, January 31. The win gave the Cougars top seed in the Quaker Cup and moved the team to an 8-9 record with one more regular season game to play on Thursday, February 2.
For the past four years, Clarence Rodgers ’17 and Pete Scuderi ’17 have been a stabilizing presence on the varsity wrestling team and this year serve as two of the team’s captains. They lead the team in wins, pins, six-minute matches, and minor decisions.